Topic: Luke Evans

Nerd News: ‘The Hobbit’ Finishes Casting; Gains a Lostie, a Drag Queen, a Greek God, and a Detective

Nerd News: 'The Hobbit' Finishes Casting; Gains a Lostie, a Drag Queen, a Greek God, and a Detective

There’s been rather a lot of casting news and rumors for The Hobbit flying around of late; but hey, guess what? Peter Jackson himself has sent word that the major casting is pretty much done! Joining Martin Freeman, Ian Holme, Lee Pace, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Bret McKenzie, and all those dwarfs, we have Evangeline Lilly (so much for retiring from acting), Barry Humphries, Luke Evans, and Benedict Cumberbatch. Exciting! More »

Luke Evans…Revealed!

Luke Evans...Revealed!

The name Luke Evans not ringing any bells for you? Understandable: most American audiences only know the Welsh actor for his role in Clash of the Titans and Robin Hood, which, lets face it, should tell you something about his current star status. But we’re putting money on the 31-year-old’s stock rising, and fast: He recently starred in Tamara Drewe with British hottie Dominic Cooper, and was just hand-picked to play the sidekick of John Cusack‘s Edgar Allen Poe in the upcoming thriller Raven. So before he gets too too famous, here are five things to know about the tousled-haired hottie. More »